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1901 Census Toberkeen, Templecrone, Co Donegal

 

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See also 1911 Census Toberkeen

No Surname Name Relationship Religion Education Age Sex Occupation Marriage Born Language
                     
Andrew Hanlon and Nancy Elliott Household            
1 Hanlon Andrew Head C of Ireland R & W 52 M Farmer Married Donegal  
  Hanlon Nancy Wife “ “ 40 F   “ “  
  Hanlon William S “ “ 17 M Farmer’s son Not married “  
  Hanlon Lizzie D “ “ 15 F Farmer’s dau “ “  
  Hanlon Ellen D “ “ 10 F Scholar “ “  
  Hanlon Mary Anne D “ “ 8 F “ “ “  
  Hanlon James S “ Read 6 M “ “ “  
  Hanlon John S “ “ 4 M “ “ “  
  Hanlon William Brother “ Cannot read 62 M Farm Servant “ “  
  Hanlon John Brother “ R & W 60 M Pensioner R.I.C. Widower “  

Notes:

Children of Andrew and Nancy :

James married Violet Hanlon (Thomas/Mary Jane)

Henry Hanlon and Margaret Hanlon Household            
2 Hanlon Henry Head C. of  Ireland R & W 55 M Farmer Married Donegal  
  Hanlon Maggie Wife “ “ 50 F Farmer’s wife “ “  
  Hanlon Richard S “ “ 22 M Farmer’s son Not married “  
  Hanlon Jane E. D “ “ 18 F Farmer’s dau “ “  
  Hanlon Maggie Ann D “ “ 16 F “ “ “  

Notes:

Henry Hanlon (James, Meenaboligan) married Margaret Hanlon (Thomas) on 14 Nov 1871 in St Crone's Dungloe

Children of Henry and Margaret :

Madge b Nov 29 1873

Richard b Aug 6 1875

William Hanlon and Bella Cunningham Household            
3 Hanlon William Head C. of  Ireland R & W 50 M Farmer Married Donegal  
  Hanlon Isabella Wife “ “ 46 F   “ “ I & E
  Hanlon Maggie D “ “ 20 F Seamstress Not married “  
  Hanlon George S “ “ 18 M Farmer “ “  
  Hanlon William John S “ “ 15 ? M Scholar “ “  

Notes:

William Hanlon (James) married Isabella Cunningham (George, Carrickfin) on Feb 18 1873 in Gweedore

Children of William and Bella :

Mary Jane b Apr 12 1876 married Thomas Hanlon (John/Ellen) - see below

Margaret b Dec 24 1878

James b Jan 20 1874

George Hamilton and Mary Anne Trimble Household            
4 Hamilton George Head C. of  Ireland R & W 40 M Inspector of Fisheries Married Donegal  
  Hamilton Maryanne Wife “ “ 45 F   “ “  
  Hamilton Jinnie ? D “ “ 19 F Seamstress Not married “  
  Hamilton Florence D “ “ 17 F “ “ “  
  Hamilton Maryanne D “ “ 15 F “ “ “  
John Philpott and Margaret Trimble Household            
5 Philpott John Head C. of Ireland R & W 60 M Coastguard Married Donegal  
  Philpott Margaret Wife “ “ 50 F   “ “  
  Philpott Lizzie D “ “ 20 F Seamstress Not married “  

Notes:

John Philpott (Richard) Inniscoo married Margaret Nelson (dau of James Trimble), widow, Roshin Lodge, on May 21 1868 in St.Crone’s, Dungloe

Elizabeth b Dec 12 1878,  George b Dec 13 1880, Fanny b May 05 1870, Richard Apr 06 1877, Maryanne Jul 07 1873, Mary Oct 28 1875

Mary m Coulter was living in Belfast, Charles Street, South in 1911 with her 3 children and brothers Richard and George - see 1911 census

Researcher: Pat - Email

John Boyle and Hannah McCarron Household            
6 Boyle John Head R. Catholic R & W 50 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Boyle Hannah Wife “ Cannot read 40 F   “ “ “
  Boyle Mary D “ R & W 16 F Seamstress Not married “ English
  Boyle Fanny D “ “ 14 F Farmer’s dau “ “ “
  Boyle Kate D   Read 7 F Scholar “ “ “
Notes: Bridget b Mar 07 1878,  Bryan and Patrick b Feb 12 1880
Thomas Glackin and Sarah O'Donnell Household            
7 Glackin Thomas Head R. Catholic R & W 45 M Carpenter & Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Glackin Sarah Wife “ Cannot read 42 F   “ “ “
  Glackin Henry S “ R & W 17 M Carpenter Not married “  
  Glackin Mary D “ “ 16 F Seamstress “ “  
  Glackin Ellen D “ “ 14 F Scholar “ “  
  Glackin James S “ “ 10 F “ “ “  
  Glackin Bridget D “ “ 8 M “ “ “  
  Glackin Sarah D “ Read 6 F “ “ “  
  Glackin Dominick S “ Cannot read 4 M   “ “  

Note:

Thomas Glackin (Henry, Cleendra) married Sarah O'Donnell (Neil, Croaghnamaddy) on Sep 16 1880 in St. Peter’s Dungloe

8 Mulhern Patrick Head R. Catholic Read 39 M Farmer Not married Donegal I & E
  Ward Bridget Sister “ R & W 36 F Seamstress Widow “ “
  Ward Tague Nephew “ “ 15 M Scholar Not married “ “

Notes:

Patrick and Bridget children of John Mulhern and Hannah O'Donnell - see 1901 census Cleenderry

Denis Ward(Denis, decd. Crucknageeragh) married Bridget Mulhern(John, Cleendra) on Feb 18 1882 in St. Peter’s Dungloe

Teague Ward m Winnie Boyle (James), Marameelan

John Hanlon and Ellen Kenny Household            
9 Hanlon Ellen Head Episcopalian R & W 65 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  Hanlon Thomas S “ “ 32 M Farmer’s son Married “  
  Hanlon William J. S “ “ 28 M “ Not married “  
  Hanlon Mary J.  D-in-law “ “ 23 F Seamstress Married “  

Notes:

John Hanlon (William) married Ellen Kenny (Maxwell, Meenmore) on 17 Jul 1849 in St Crone's Dungloe

Children of John and Ellen :
Charlotte (1858 - 1921) married Patrick McCauley (1855 - 1930) Arranmore - MI

William J Hanlon b Oct 14 1867

Thomas married Mary Jane Hanlon (William/Bella)

William Hanlon and Rebecca Hanlon Household            
10 Hanlon William Head C. of  Ireland Cannot read 55 M Farmer Married Donegal  
  Hanlon Rebecca Wife “ R & W 54 F Seamstress “ “  
  Hanlon Annie D “ Cannot read 22 F Knitter Not married “  
  Hanlon Archibald S “ R & W 20 M Farm laborer “ “  
  Hanlon William S “ “ 15 M Scholar “ “  

Notes:

William Hanlon (Archibald) married Rebecca Hanlon (William) on 23 June 1872 in St Crones's Dungloe

Children of William and Rebecca :

Thomas b Jul 27 1874

Anne b Jan 03 1877

Sarah b Oct 18 1872

Archibald Mar 02 1879

John O'Donnell and Bridget O'Donnell Household            
11 O’Donnell John Head R. Catholic Cannot read 50 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  O’Donnell Bridget Wife “ “ 42 F Shirt maker “ “ “
  O’Donnell Mary D “ R & W 18 F “ Not married “  
  O’Donnell Annie D “ “ 17 F Farmer’s dau “ “  
  O’Donnell Condy S “ “ 15 M Farmer’s son “ “  
  O’Donnell Edward S “ “ 13 M Scholar “ “  
  O’Donnell Cassie D “ “ 11 F “ “ “  
  O’Donnell Bridget D “ “ 9 F “ “ “  
  O’Donnell Lizzie D “ Cannot read 7 F “ “ “  
  O’Donnell Daniel S “ “ 3 M   “ “  
Note: John O’Donnell (Daniel) married Bridget O’Donnell (John) on Feb 16 1882 in St. Peter’s Dungloe
John Doherty and Anne O'Donnell Household            
12 Doherty John Head R. Catholic Cannot read 60 M Farmer Married Donegal  
  Doherty Anne Wife “ “ 60 F   “ “ I & E
  Doherty Hugh S “ R & W 30 M Carpenter Not married “ “
  Doherty Bridget D “ “ 26 F Farmer’s dau “ “ “
  Doherty Ellen D “ “ 20 F “ “ “ “

Notes:

Annie dau of Hugh O'Donnell (Dunmore) and Anne Duffy (Innisfree) - see 1901 census Inishal

Children of John and Anne :

Bridget b Jan 24 1867

Ellen b Apr 18 1870

Anne married John Hanlon (Thomas), Tubberkeen 

Neil married Mary Houston (Denis/Alice) - see 1901 census Termon

13 Hamilton John Head C. of  Ireland Cannot read 35 M Farmer Not married Donegal  
  Hamilton Mary Mother “ “ 60 F   Widow “ I & E
Denis Houston and Alice (Beagaide) O'Donnell Household            
14 Houston Hugh Head R. Catholic Read 35 M Farmer Widower Donegal I & E
  Boyle Maggie 1st cousin “ Cannot read 30 F Gen Servant Not married “ “

Notes:

Hugh Houston, son of Denis Houston and Alice (Beagaide) O'Donnell, Toberkeen, married Grace Sharkey, dau of Anthony Sharkey and Anne McDermott,

Meenmore, 13 Mar 1900. Witnesses Anthony and Mary Sharkey

Grace appears to have died in childbirth and son Denis sent to Meenmore to be raised by Grace's siblings - see 1901 census Meenmore

Hugh Houston married a second time - Anne Duffy - see 1911 census Toberkeen

Children of Denis Houston and Alice 'Beagaide' O'Donnell :

Hugh married Grace Sharkey
Mary married Neil Doherty (John) - see 1901 census Termon
Bridget married John Coll (Bryan, Meenmore) - USA

Anne married Edward Boyle (Owen, Meenmore) - see 1901 census Meenmore

Patrick Houston and Bridget O'Donnell Household            
15 Houston Patrick Head R. Catholic Cannot read 60 M Farmer Widower Donegal I & E
  Houston Bridget D “ R & W 26 F Farmer’s dau Not married “ “
  Boyle Annie Gr-dau “ Read 4 F Scholar “ “  

Notes:

Bridget O'Donnell is Biddy Bheagaide daughter of Sean Mor of Innisaille - see Inishal Townland Notes

Catherine b Sep 01 1866 m. Mick Boyle (John) (Falmore/Crohy) - see 1901 census Crohy for Son Francis and daughter Catherine

Alice b June 02 1867 

Bridget May 24 1869

See 1911 Crohy census for Patrick Houston

Researcher: Mary

Denis Houston and Hannah Gallagher household            
16 Houston Denis Head R. Catholic Cannot read 80 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Molloy Mary Dau “ “ 50 F   Widow “ “
  Houston Michael S “ R & W 44 M Farmer’s son Not married “ “
  Molloy James Gr-son “ “ 28 M   “ “ “
  Ward Rose Gr-dau “ Cannot read 14 F   “ “ “

Notes:

Children of Denis and Hannah :

Bridget b. c1852, married John O'Donnell - see 1901 census Roshin South

Cicely b. 15 May 1864 married Ashburn Middaugh - Morris, NJ
Hannah married Patrick Ward - see 1901 census Crickamore

Mary married Connell Molloy, Acres – see 1911 census Tubberkeen

Manus married Margaret O'Donnell - NY

Researcher: Linda - Email

17 Brennan Mary Head R. Catholic Cannot read 80 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  Brennan Mary D “ “ 53 F Farmer’s dau Not married “ “
  Brennan Maggie D “ “ 33 F “ “ “ “
  Brennan John S “ “ 31 M Farmer’s son “ “ “
James McGettigan and Bridget Rogers (Arranmore) Household            
18 Geatons Bridget Head R. Catholic Cannot read 62 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  Geatons Maggie D “ R & W 28 F Farmer’s dau Not married “ “
  Geatons Bridget D “ “ 26 F “ “ “ “
  Geatons Charles S “ “ 24 M Farmer’s son “ “ “
  Geatons James S “ “ 22 M “ “ “ “

Notes:

Elizabeth b Jul 19 1868 and Male b Feb 11 1876 to Bridget Rogers

James b Aug 23 1877 to Bridget O Donnell 

Edward O'Donnell and Mary Sweeney Household            
19 O’Donnell Mary Head R. Catholic Cannot read 76 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  O’Donnell Kate D “ “ 30 F Farmer’s dau Not married “ “

Note:

Edward O'Donnell (Shane) married -

1. Bridget O'Donnell (Shane, Cleendra) on Feb 25 1865 – Anne b. Apr 2 1866 d. Apr 17 1867. Bridget O'Donnell, 26y, died Jan 20 1867

2. Mary Sweeney (Shane, Aboligan) on Sep 15 1868 – John b. Jul 19 1869

Mary's brother Condy m Sarah Given - see 1901 census Meenabollagan

Mary's sister Margaret m Daniel Houston - see below

20 Houston Manus Head R. Catholic Cannot read 60 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Houston Margaret Wife “ “ 70 F   “ “ “
  Houston Michael S “ “ 40 M Farmer’s son Not married “ “
  Houston Margaret D “ “ 38 F Farmer’s dau “ “ “
Daniel Houston and Margaret Sweeney Household            
21 Houston Daniel Head R. Catholic Cannot read 60 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Houston Margaret Wife “ “ 50 F   “ “ “
  Houston Annie D “ R & W 23 F Farmer’s dau Not married “ “
  Houston Mary D “ “ 20 F “ “ “ “

Notes:

Daniel Houston (Manus, decd.) married Bridget (sic) Sweeney (Shane, Aboligan) on Feb 4 1868

Margaret's brother Condy m Sarah Given - see 1901 census Meenabollagan

Margaret's sister Mary m Edward O'Donnell - see above

Condy b. Mar 2 1869, Mary b Nov 24 1874 

John b Oct 13 1877. Baptism states b 3 Nov 1877, bap 4 Nov, godparents Patrick Ward and Bridget Ward

Condy b. May 13 1880

John Ward and Anne Houston Household            
22 Ward Patrick Head R. Catholic Read 29 M Farmer Not married Donegal I & E
  Ward Annie Mother “ Cannot read 70 F   Widow “ Irish
  Ward Maggie Sister “ “ 34 F Farmer’s dau Not married “ I & E
  Ward Bridget Sister “ “ 32 F “ “ “ “

Notes:

Mary b June 26 1864

Hannah b June 30 1867

Patrick married Mary Sweeney (John, Tor)  - Anne b Jul 22 1912

Nancy married James Ward - see 1901 census Clogherdillure

John Houston and Anne McCarron Household            
23 Housten John Head R. Catholic Read 50 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Housten Anne Wife “ R & W 40 F   “ “ “
  Housten Bridget D “ “ 15 F Farmer’s dau Not married “  
  Housten Patrick S “ “ 13 M Farmer’s son “ “  
  Housten Neil S “ “ 12 M Scholar “ “  
  Housten Mary D “ “ 11 F “ “ “  
  Housten James S “ “ 9 M “ “ “  
  Housten John S “ “ 6 M “ “ “  

Notes:    

John Houston (Frank, Croaghnamaddy) married Anne McCarron (Neil, Saltpans) on Apr 16 1882 in St Peter’s Dungloe

Dau Bridget m Hugh Bonner, Meenmore, 19 Feb 1917 in Letterkenny

- Hugh Bonner son of Naos Bonner and Bridget Ward - see 1901 census Meenmore

- Bridget and Hugh emigrated to America, settling in Butte, Montana

- Bridget applied for US passport 23 May 1917 - see Passport application (including photograph)

John Hanlon and Anne Doherty Household            
24 Hanlon John Head R. Catholic Read 45 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Hanlon Anne Wife “ R & W 40 F   “ “ “
  Hanlon John S “ “ 8 M Scholar Not married “ “
  Hanlon Denis S “ “ 7 M “ “ “  
  Hanlon James S “ Read 6 M “ “ “  
  Hanlon Rose D “ Cannot read 3 F   “ “  
  Hanlon Mary Anne D “ “ 1 F   “ “  
  Hanlon Anne Mother “ “ 75 F   Widow “ I & E
Patrick O'Donnell and Anne Boyle Household            
25 O’Donnell Patrick Head R. Catholic Cannot read 70 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  O’Donnell Anne Wife “ “ 68 F   “ “ “
  O’Donnell Edward S “ Read 30 M Farmer’s son Not married “ “
  O’Donnell Patrick S “ R & W 25 M “ “ “ “
  O’Donnell Mary D “ “ 23 F Farmer’s dau “ “ “
  O’Donnell Sarah Niece “ “ 6 F Scholar “ Scotland “
  Sweeney Daniel Nephew “ Cannot read 1 M   “ Donegal  

Notes:

Children of Patrick and Anne :

John b May 14 1864 d. Mar 8 1870

Annabella b June 27 1866 d. Oct 1 1867

Anne b. Sep 10 1868 married Owen Sweeney (Daniel, Saltpans) – see 1901 Saltpans census

Mary b. Apr 11 1875

Hannah b Feb 1 1871, married James O’Donnell (James, Saltpans) – Uphall, Scotland and USA

Bridget married Charles McCole (Nogher, Crohy)

Charles Glackin and Bridget O'Donnell Household            
26 Glackin Charles Head R. Catholic R & W 41 M Farmer Married Donegal I & E
  Glackin Bridget Wife “ “ 40 F   “ “ “
  Glackin Annie D “ “ 11 F Scholar Not married “  
  Glackin Henry S “ Read 7 M “ “ “  
  Glackin James S “ “ 6 M “ “ “  
  Glackin Bridget D “ Cannot read 4 F   “ “  
  Glackin Patrick S “ “ 2 M   “ “  

Notes:

Charles Glackin (Henry, Cleendra) married Bridget O'Donnell (James, decd., Saltpans) on Mar 4 1889 in St. Peter’s Dungloe

Charles Glackin, son of Henry Glackin and Anne O'Donnell - see 1901 Cleenderry census

John – Rev. John Glackin

Patrick m. Julia Sweeney (Charles), Falcorrib

Also see 1911 census entry for this family

Researcher: Paul - Email

27 Hanlon William Head C. of  Ireland Read 65 M Farmer Widower Donegal  
  Hanlon James S “ R & W 28 M Farmer’s son Not married “  
  Hanlon Minnie Niece “ “ 16 F Dom servant “ “  
28 McCarron Hugh Head R. Catholic Read 45 M Farmer Not married Donegal I & E
  McCarron Anne Sister “ R & W 36 F Seamstress “ “ “
  McCarron Catherine Sister “ “ 34 F Knitter “ “ “
  Boyle Anna Niece “ “ 18 F Dom servant “ “ “

Notes:

Family of Bryan (Bernard) McCarron and Anne O'Donnell 

Catherine b. March 02 1864 in Saltpans

Hannah  m. John Boyle (Tubberkeen) see above

Philip McCarron (Bernard) married Anne Boyle (Michael) Rutland on Jan 30 1884 in St Mary's Belcruit

Bernard McCarry and Bridget Duffy Household            
29 McCarry Bridget Head R. Catholic Read 51 F Farmer Widow Donegal I & E
  McCarry Denis S “ R & W 23 M Farmer’s son Not married “ “
  McCarry Alice D “ “ 18 F Farmer’s dau “ “ “
  McCarry Bernard S “ “ 16 M Scholar “ “ “
  McCarry Joseph S “ “ 14 M “ “ “ “
  McCarry Mary Anne D “ “ 11 F “ “ “ “
  McCarry James S “ “ 9 M “ “ “ “
  McDevitt Fanny Boarder “ “ 54 F School Mistress “ “ “

Notes:

Bernard d 21 Oct 1898 Aged 65 yrs, Bridget d 1932

Children of Bernard and Bridget :

John b 2 May 1873

Edward b 10 Oct 1874

Dennis b 14 Apr 1877, bapt Dungloe 15 Apr (civil registration states b Apr 13 1877), d 4 Mar 1949, m Mary O'Donnell (Owen, Ballindrait) on Feb 21 1925 in

   St Mary's Gweedore - see 1901 census Knockastoller for Mary's family

James b 1 Oct 1879

Daniel b 18 Aug 1880, bapt Dungloe 19 Aug (civil birth registration states b Aug 27 1880) - see baptism

Alice

Bernard d 1955

Joseph d 13 Dec 1943 married Mary Anne Devenney (Condy, Maghery)

Mary Anne

James (Daniel James) emigrated to Victoria, Australia, m Delia Meade

Researcher: Anne - Email

                 

       

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